• Pratik D. Bhattacharya, MD, MPH  (Co-Director/Science Advisor), Neurology, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Pontiac, Michigan
  • Patricia Boylan (MSA Caregiver Representative/Treasurer), Home Builders Association, Monroe, Michigan
  • Kathleen Brennan, MS OT (Board Member), Castro Valley, California
  • Philip M. Fortier, MA (Executive Director), Department of Philosophy, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan
  • Elena Fracassa, MA (Board Member), Wayne State University Detroit, Michigan
  • Margaret MacLachlan, MA, CCC-SLP (Board Member), Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Darlene Serazio Steenholdt (Event Planner/Secretary), Serazio Design, Inc., St. Clair Shores, Michigan
  • John Scharfenkamp, MA, LLP (Board Member), Clarkston, Michigan
  • Mary Jane Scharfenkamp (Board Member), Clarkston, Michigan
  • Charlene Soleau, MA, (MSA Patient Advocate), Fraser, Michigan
  • Corey Whittlesey-Sutton  (MSA Caregiver Representative/Fundraiser Director), Redford, Michigan
  • Gary Zammit, PhD (Science Advisor), Clinical Associate Professor of Psychology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. New York, New York
*All volunteer board. Defeat MSA has no paid staff or contracted employees and each board member is passionately driven by their personal or family connection to the disease.